A little bit about my teaching style...
Many of my students and their parents have told me that I have a knack for helping people learn.
I am working on my Bachelor's degree in Psychology at UCLA with a minor in Cognitive Science. As such, I'm very interested in the human mind, and I apply my understanding of it to my teaching. I am always thinking about the most effective ways an individual absorbs and keeps new information. You could say I almost "psychoanalyze" each learner in a sense by sussing out their learning style. Once I figure...
I have 4+ years of experience tutoring in private homes and through official companies. I specialize in English and writing, but also excel in elementary, middle, and high school math and science, as well as test prep and French. I have worked with students of all ages (4-21) and abilities (gifted abilities, autism, ADHD, and other).
UCLA Social Communications Lab, Undergraduate Research Assistant
2016 - Present
Glendale Learning Program, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, Volunteer Tutor
2016 - 2017
-Tutored a seventh grader in math every other week.
-Saw progress in her understanding of the concepts and her homework grades each time.
Private Homes, Madison, WI, Private Tutor
2015 - 2017
-Worked with a couple of different students in private lessons for Math (elementary, middle, and some high school) and all levels of English and writing.
-English and writing most frequently tutored subjects. Over the years, I have solidified my own tried-and-true approach to attacking a paper and any piece of writing in general. I pass on this approach to my students and I see a drastic improvement in their writing.
-Along with experience as a paid English tutor, I have over six years of continuous, "unofficial" experience helping peers...
Madison School & Community Recreation, Madison, WI, Teacher for Summer School Kindergarteners
2015 - 2015
-Independently led classroom of eight at risk preschoolers who were either ESL or had cognitive, social, and developmental challenges.
-Provided daily instruction in a group and one-on-one, in math, phonics, reading, writing, science, and communication.
-Planned and implemented each lesson plan.
-Trained in various teaching, mindfulness and behavioral therapy strategies.
-Continuously tracked student's progress and communicated it to parents.
-Received frequent supervisor and parent compliments for being attentive, personable, and...
The Tutoring Center, Fitchburg, WI, Instructor
2014 - 2014
-Tutored forty students, ages 5-17, one-on-one, several times a week.
-Adapted teaching techniques (e.g. visuals, mnemonics, etc.) to engage student’s personal learning style.
-Gained experience in teaching Elementary and Middle school math, and all levels of writing and English.